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Promoting political freedom and deepening democracy [WP981]

This conference discussed the following points:

  • Evaluate the current state of the effort to promote political freedom and to deepen democracy;
  • Examine three key issues:
    • What can and should be done to promote political freedom in countries where it is severely limited or does not exist at all?
    • How can the promotion of political freedom ensure the delivery of real economic and social improvement in the lives of citizens?
    • What needs to be done where political freedom has been established but where democracy now needs to be deepened?
  • Assess the future directions the drive for political freedom and democracy should take.

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